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British tennis number one Robson to miss Wimbledon, French Open
(18 April 05:57 am)
(Reuters) - British women\'s number one Laura Robson will miss the French Open and Wimbledon after having surgery on her wrist, the 20-year-old announced on Thursday.
Kuchar shrugs off Masters fade, ties Heritage lead
(18 April 05:50 am)
(Reuters) - Matt Kuchar shrugged off his Masters near-miss last week to share the lead after the opening round of the RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Thursday.
Everton keeper Howard extends contract until 2018
(18 April 05:22 am)
(Reuters) - Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard has signed a two-year contract extension that will keep the United States international on Merseyside until 2018, the Premier League club said on Thursday.
Weibo withstands weakness in tech
(18 April 04:37 am)
April 17 - The Chinese online messaging company, Weibo, had a strong start in its Nasdaq debut, showing that investor appetite for Chinese tech IPOs remains strong, setting the stage for Alibaba’s
Workers at Olympic venue end strike but issue pay talks warning
(18 April 04:11 am)
RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Workers at the main venue for the 2016 Olympics ended a two-week strike on Thursday but a full return to work will only come next week and they will strike again if pay
Murders soar in Brazil World Cup city during police strike
(18 April 04:09 am)
BRASILIA (Reuters) - A police strike ended on Thursday after unleashing a surge in violent crime in Brazil\'s third-largest city just two months before it is due to welcome hordes of soccer fans for
Hanover edge closer to safety with win at Frankfurt
(18 April 04:06 am)
BERLIN (Reuters) - Hanover 96 edged fellow strugglers Eintracht Frankfurt 3-2 away with an attacking display that produced three goals in the first half-hour on Thursday to take a huge step towards
Wall Street snaps back to life
(18 April 03:42 am)
April 17 - Summary: The S&P 500 roars back with its best weekly gain since July, while the Nasdaq snaps a three-week slump aided by upbeat earnings from Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and General
Barca's Neymar and Alba out for up to a month
(18 April 02:34 am)
MADRID (Reuters) - A nightmare eight days for Barcelona was compounded on Thursday when forward Neymar and defender Jordi Alba were ruled out for up to a month with foot and thigh muscle injuries
Kuchar shrugs off Masters letdown, grabs early Heritage lead
(18 April 02:29 am)
(Reuters) - Matt Kuchar shrugged off his Masters near-miss last week to surge into the clubhouse lead during the opening round of the RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Thursday.
NBA - Heat playoff run could decide James' future in Miami
(18 April 02:24 am)
(Reuters) - The Miami Heat may not be entering the playoffs as the top seed but they are still very much the team to beat, and anything less than a third consecutive NBA title could lead to the
Jury hears opening arguments in trial of radical Muslim cleric
(18 April 01:58 am)
April 17 - Abu Hamza al-Masri faces various terrorism-related charges in a New York federal court. Nathan Frandino reports.
Formula One drivers in talks to resolve pay disputes
(18 April 01:56 am)
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Formula One drivers are in talks collectively to try and resolve the issue of unpaid wages but they have ruled out going on strike, some of those affected said on Thursday.
Slovenian artist creates egg-cellent beauty
(18 April 12:51 am)
Apr. 17 - A Slovenian artist makes decorative, lace-like Easter eggs by drilling thousands of holes in eggs shells. Elly Park reports.
Rosberg to clear air with Hamilton before China GP
(18 April 12:03 am)
SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Nico Rosberg says he will discuss with Lewis Hamilton before this weekend\'s Chinese Grand Prix an incident during their thrilling battle in Bahrain when he felt his Mercedes team
Vietnam backs out as host of 2019 Asian Games
(18 April 12:01 am)
HANOI (Reuters) - Vietnam quit as host of the 2019 Asian Games on Thursday, citing a lack of preparedness and concerns that holding the multi-sport event would not prove financially viable.
Micro-organs to shape the future of personalised medicine
(17 April 11:08 pm)
Apr. 17 - Researchers at Vanderbilt University are developing an artificial liver as part of a larger system of synthetic organs being built to test drugs. If successful, the technology will not only
Putin to Snowden: "We do not allow" mass surveillance
(17 April 10:48 pm)
April 17 - Former NSA contractor Edward Snowden calls Russian Vladimir Putin during his televised question and answer session with the nation to ask about mass surveillance. Nathan Frandino reports.
Argentine zoo shows off adorable white tiger cubs
(17 April 10:48 pm)
Apr. 17 - Three-month old white Bengal tiger triplets make their public debut at Buenos Aires Zoo . Elly Park reports.
Bayern's Neuer expects to be fit for Real semi-final
(17 April 10:32 pm)
REUTERS - Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer expects to be fit to face Real Madrid in their Champions League semi-final first leg.
Breakingviews: Wall Street relief
(17 April 09:46 pm)
April 17 - Breakingviews editors explain why Morgan Stanley\'s CEO can breathe easier and discuss first-quarter highlights now that Goldman and other banking peers have reported.
Hundreds protest against Russia outside Geneva meeting
(17 April 09:01 pm)
April 17 - As an emergency meeting is held to find peace between Ukraine and Russia, protesters demonstrate against Russia. Nathan Frandino reports.
Nadal battles wardrobe malfunction in Monte Carlo
(17 April 08:28 pm)
REUTERS - Rafa Nadal is battling a wardrobe malfunction that has forced him to alter his serving routine at this week\'s Monte Carlo Masters.
Tale of two brokers: Morgan, Goldman
(17 April 08:15 pm)
April 17 - Morgan Stanley managed to boost fixed income revenue, lifting its profit but a drop in fixed income revenue sank Goldman Sach\'s results. Fred Katayama reports.
'X-Men' director Singer accused of drugging and raping teenager.
(17 April 07:52 pm)
Just weeks before the release of his new film \'X-Men: Days of Future Past\', director Bryan Singer is accused of drugging and raping a teenage boy, according to a lawsuit filed on Wednesday (April 16).
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